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Auburn, CA
A 55-year-old female asked:

Fell hit knee cap on wooden stair. not bruised at sight but on left side of knee and hurts down front of leg and throbs at top of foot. serious?

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Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Tough to say: It is difficult to tell on the internet. Are you on blood thinners? It is possible you have developed a hematoma or pinched a nerve. Most likely, the pain is referred to your foot and will resolve. If you can't bear weight, can't move your foot or have a loss of sensation see a doctor tonight.

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